This book is a fascinating collection of over 200
photographs depicting popular seaside resort Whitley Bay over the years.
Whitley Bay's most famous attraction is the Spanish City amusement
park, which closed down in 2000. This book devotes an entire chapter to the park,
featuring numerous photographs, including several pictures of the Figure Eight Railway (an
early wooden roller coaster), the Virginia Reel, Water Chute, Social Whirl and the Old
Mill dark ride.
This is book is for all those interested in the seaside
town and its amusement park.